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Gariannonum Roman Fort

Caister Roman Fort, Caister-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR30 5JS, England
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Interesting

Its not the biggest place but its very interesting with boards explaining what the remains are etc... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ninismith86
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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We visited this place more for the car museum but it was good to tag on the castle at the same... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2017
paulh612scag
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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Caister Roman Fort, Caister-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth NR30 5JS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its not the biggest place but its very interesting with boards explaining what the remains are etc. There are only a few parking places in a layby but there is ample on road parking.

Thank ninismith86
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

We visited this place more for the car museum but it was good to tag on the castle at the same time. It castle mostly ruins but in turret is still intact and you want walk up the steps to the top. It's worth going...More

Thank paulh612scag
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Went to this for a quick visit whilst walking around the area. Very informative and great for pictures if you are into this. Great find and great to see ruins preserved for people to observe. Notice boards all around to tell you the history of...More

Thank Tom Q
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting ruins that show some of the amazing history of this area of Britain. Information boards guide you through what you're looking at, and because you can get down and walk amongst the ruins it helps you visualize what once was. Although really interesting,...More

1  Thank Matt A
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

This is a fascinating place. It is well looked after and has good information boards. It is simply presented, no all singing, all dancing interactive exhibitions here, just a chance to take in a site that was built around AD200 and that is still here...More

Thank julieaw272
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

This English Heritage site has free access. It's worth 10 minutes if you are passing but other than the notice boards there is little else. It's clear it is not treated with respect as dog poop is a real issue. There is free parking alongside...More

Thank wooclarke
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

We stopped off for a nosey! Simple but educational for the children. Free and a small car layby to park on!

Thank wonderwood2017
Reviewed May 29, 2017

not that interesting unless you are into very old brickwork we walked around in about 30 mins interesting information boards on the way

Thank norm129
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Brilliant to be able to get so close - especially to the remains of the hypocaust - very interesting

Thank SJM8
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Went to see Fort. As in local area. I was expecting it to be bigger. Interesting to read and see. Didn't take long done in 10 mins

Thank soliver1990
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